Since 2000, our Permanent Crew have welcomed supporters on board, immersing Voyage Crew in an unforgettable sailing experience. 

They’ve helped you go aloft, taught you the lingo and made even the most novice crew feel like seasoned sailors.  

Here our Permanent Crew share their memories of Tenacious over the years.

 

 

Simon, Captain

Simon, Captain

On one of my early trips we were in Tenerife in 2000. I remember walking ashore with a mix of PC and VC and coming to the point...

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Darren, Captain

Darren, Captain

We were anchored off Dravuni Island inside the Astrolabe reef, Fiji. The Islanders made us so welcome, so we invited them onboard...

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Rory, 2nd Mate

Rory, 2nd Mate

On one particular voyage around the Canary Islands it was time for assisted climbs. The final person to climb had spent the past week...

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Stu, Bosun

Stu, Bosun

On one voyage was a brother and sister, Jennie and Ben. Jennie was in her wheelchair and was coming on the voyage to help...

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Marco, Chief Engineer

Marco, Chief Engineer

What stands out for me was during a Caribbean trip when we had a swim stop at anchor. There was a lad on board...

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Chipps, Second Engineer

Chipps, Second Engineer

I have so many fond memories sailing around Antigua. From swimming off the ship in deserted coves...

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Jim, 2nd Mate and IT guru

Jim, 2nd Mate and IT guru

This last year has brought huge changes and “Tenacious at Twenty” is our next challenge...

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Beth, Bosun

Beth, Bosun

My first voyage on Tenacious was back in 2014. I met some really amazing people and had a brilliant time...

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Luke, Technical Manager

Luke, Technical Manager

On a voyage up to Iceland we had young leaders from the British Exploring Society (BES) on board ...

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